Fri, 16 Apr 2021

20 years after invading, U.S. to withdraw from Afghanistan

WASHINGTON, DC - All U.S. troops in Afghanistan will be withdrawn by September 11 - the 20th anniversary of the ...

Surprising Giants set to visit hot Marlins

The San Francisco Giants, who are set to open a three-game road series against the Miami Marlins on Friday, are ...

MLB roundup: Braves beat Marlins to end skid

Dansby Swanson lined the first pitch he saw into left field to complete a two-run rally and give the Atlanta ...

Cubs seek offensive revival against Braves

To a man, the Chicago Cubs realize improving their offense is imperative. Entering the series opener against the visiting Atlanta ...

Yankees, Rays renew rivalry in weekend series

While there will be attention on a hostile rivalry involving inside pitches and hit batters, the New York Yankees and ...

NHL roundup: Bruins' Tuukka Rask logs 300th win

Brad Marchand scored twice and Tuukka Rask recorded his 300th career win as the host Boston Bruins defeated the New ...

Adolis Garcia's 10th-inning homer leads Rangers past Rays

Adolis Garcia hit his first major league homer in the 10th inning, lifting the Texas Rangers to a 6-4 win ...

Victor Hedman lifts Lightning past Panthers in OT

Victor Hedman scored 54 seconds into overtime as the host Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 at Amalie ...

Petr Mrazek, Hurricanes top Preds to break mini-skid

Petr Mrazek needed to make only 19 saves to help the Carolina Hurricanes break a two-game losing streak by defeating ...

Minus Jamal Murray, Nuggets set sights on Rockets

With 17 games left in their regular season, the Denver Nuggets should have enough time to set a new course ...

With eye on Avalanche, Golden Knights try to focus on Ducks

With five games remaining before a showdown set of back-to-back games that could decide the West Division, the Vegas Golden ...

Without Zach LaVine, Bulls host slumping Grizzlies

The Memphis Grizzlies will tip off a season-long, seven-game trip Friday night when they play the shorthanded Chicago Bulls. The ...

Raptors hope Fred VanVleet returns for matchup vs. Magic

When the Orlando Magic visit the Toronto Raptors on Friday night in Tampa, Fla., they could be dealing with the ...

Dansby Swanson gives Braves walk-off win over Marlins

Dansby Swanson lined the first pitch he saw into left field to complete a two-run rally and give the Atlanta ...

Timberwolves resume playing night games at home against Heat

The Miami Heat will try to end their four-game trip on a high note when they visit the Minnesota Timberwolves ...

Russell Westbrook, Wizards make playoff push vs. Pelicans

Russell Westbrook is leading the way as the Washington Wizards are making a push to join the Eastern Conference play-in ...

Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez officially split

New Delhi [India], April 15 (ANI): American singer and songwriter Jennifer Lopez and New York Yankees baseball star Alex Rodriguez ...

Djokovic knocked out of Monte Carlo by Evans in last 16

Goffin beat US Open runner-up Alexander Zverev 6-4, 7-6 (9/7) earlier in the day.Djokovic fell 3-0 behind after dropping his ...

Defensive-minded Suns host skidding Kings

The Phoenix Suns will aim to continue their blistering success when they host the struggling Sacramento Kings on Thursday night. ...

Rangers swing for series win against Rays

With his Rangers in a hitting slump since the middle of last week, Texas manager Chris Woodward decided to mix ...

Bucks visit Hawks in battle of contenders

Two Eastern Conference contenders will meet Thursday night when the Milwaukee Bucks visit the Atlanta Hawks. Milwaukee, playing on the ...

Panthers visit Lightning as battle for Central title heats up

The Florida Panthers visit the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday as the two teams continue the battle for the Central ...

MLB roundup: Carlos Rodon tosses no-hitter for White Sox

Left-hander Carlos Rodon pitched the 20th no-hitter in Chicago White Sox franchise history on Wednesday, striking out seven and allowing ...

NBA roundup: Mavs' Luka Doncic hits stunning buzzer-beater

Luka Doncic sank a stumbling, off-balance 3-point floater as time expired to give the Dallas Mavericks a stunning 114-113 victory ...

Marlins look for a franchise first: 4-game sweep of Braves

The visiting Miami Marlins will send left-hander Trevor Rogers to the mound to accomplish a feat that's never occurred in ...

Weather permitting, Jacob deGrom and Mets eye sweep of Phils

The New York Mets' offense hasn't supported Jacob deGrom through his first two starts. Now the two-time National League Cy ...

Rising hopes, lingering questions in cruise sector comeback

After more than a year of frustration, diehard American fans of cruise vacations at last sense an end to their ...

Anthony Stolarz, Ducks defeat Sharks for second straight game

Anthony Stolarz made 27 saves to lead the visiting Anaheim Ducks to their second straight win against the San Jose ...

Ducks defeat Sharks for second straight game

Anthony Stolarz made 27 saves to lead the visiting Anaheim Ducks to their second straight win against the San Jose ...

Nuggets beat Heat in first game without Jamal Murray

Michael Porter Jr. had 25 points and 10 rebounds, Nikola Jokic produced his 15th triple-double of the season and the ...

Jesus Aguilar drives in winning run as Marlins top Braves

Jesus Aguilar's double in the 10th inning drove in the go-ahead run and the visiting Miami Marlins hung on to ...

FBI opens investigation into China every 10 hours: Wray

Washington [US], April 15 (ANI): Federal Bureau of Investigation Director Christopher Wray told US Senate Intelligence Committee members on Wednesday ...

Magic hang on to defeat host Bulls

James Ennis III scored a team-high 22 points, Wendell Carter Jr. registered a double-double with 19 points and 12 rebounds, ...

Rangers' Kohei Arihara baffles Rays

Kohei Arihara crafted 5 2/3 scoreless innings to record his first major league win as the visiting Texas Rangers beat ...

Lakers look forward to energy boost from fans vs. Celtics

After an impressive, seven-game road trip in which they finished 4-3 without the services of their top two players in ...

Stars aim to stop three-game skid vs. struggling Blue Jackets

The Dallas Stars are earning points at the moment -- just not as many as needed. But while the Stars ...

Brett Connolly ready to aid Blackhawks' playoff push vs. Red Wings

The Chicago Blackhawks have three pivotal games coming up against Nashville next week, but their more immediate concern is taking ...

NFL rolls out offseason program with usual on-field OTAs

NFL offseason workouts remain largely voluntary and virtual with the exception of June minicamps. The league released its official, universal ...

Hurricanes look for bounce-back win vs. surging Predators

The Carolina Hurricanes have looked like one of the best teams in the NHL at times this season, excusing their ...

Bucs re-sign DT Steve McLendon to one-year deal

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers re-signed nose tackle Steve McLendon to a one-year deal, the team announced Wednesday. McLendon played in ...

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Stocks in Asia jump after China records 18.3% growth in first quarter

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - An astonishing 18.30 percent GDP growth in the fourth quarter in China drove Asian stock markets ...

$11 million fund to provide free rides to receive Covid vaccines

WASHINGTON D.C.: Uber, PayPal and Walgreens pharmacies have set up an $11-million Vaccine Access Fund to provide free rides to ...

Wall Street breaks out champagne as stocks soar into stratosphere

NEW YORK, New York - Strong economic data propelled already-high U.S. stocks to even greater dizzying levels on Thursday.The Dow ...

Telestat to race Musk, Bezos to provide global internet from space

OTTAWA, Canada: Canadian satellite communications company Telesat has set its sights on launching a low-earth-orbit satellite constellation to provide high-speed ...

Chinese shares slides as Central Bank adds to liquidity

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares in Australia and Japan made cautious gains on Thursday, while in mainland China and Hong ...

In backlash against Big Tech, Senator seeks to end purchases, mergers

WASHINGTON D.C.: Cracking the whip against Big Tech, including the five largest U.S. tech companies, Republican U.S. Senator Josh Hawley ...

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